Surname distribution maps for Forbes
There are approximately 19,870 people named Forbes in the UK. That makes it the 510th most common surname overall. Out of every million people in the UK, approximately 314 are named Forbes.
Forbes in the 1881 Census
Forbes in the 21st Century
The maps, if available, show both where there are more people named Forbes and where they are most concentrated.
The darker the colour, the more people in that county are named Forbes.
The larger the dot, the greater the proportion of people in that county are named Forbes.
Hovering over the dots will give you the individual statistics for that county.